Urban Chickens in Toronto

And Castlegar, BC? CBC covered a great story of an illegal chicken owner in Toronto who of course wanted to remain un-named. Check out the video here at CBC Sunday program. You can download the wmv file here. For those who doubt the support for urban hens, check out the comments on the CBC website …

April Fools

In the words of Seth Godin… Seth’s Blog: Exceeding expectations (or don’t bother) I couldn’t exceed my (or your) expectations, so I posted nothing. However, I was impressed with this article… Mayor unleashes goat program At a backyard press conference at city hall, Robertson, who made environmentalism a key component of his successful 2008 civic …

Chickens in Vancouver

A good day for Urban Chicken supporters in British Columbia: The City of Vancouver has moved one step closer to allowing urban chicken coops in residential backyards. Councillors voted unanimously on Thursday night to direct staff to study the issue and draft a bylaw amendment. City staff will take a few months to look at …